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contravene

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of contravene

  1. to fail to keep the unauthorized reproduction of the image contravenes copyright laws Synonyms of contravene breach, break, violate, fracture, infringe, offend, traduce, transgressWords Related to contravene disobey, rebel; blow off, brush (off), disregard, flout, ignore, neglect, overlook, overpass, pass over, slight, tune out, wink (at); dismiss, pooh-pooh (also pooh), scorn, shrug off; defy, resist, withstandNear Antonyms of contravene defer (to), serve, submit (to), surrender (to), yield (to); attend, hear, heed, listen (to), mark, note, notice, regard, watchAntonyms of contravene comply (with), conform (to), follow, mind, obey, observe



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